|Forum on Participation and Politics Online - NYU Law School - Jun 4 2008 - Joly MacFie|
This forum. presented by OneWebDay, ISOC-NY, and the Information Law Institute @ NYU during Internet Week NY, is part of the build up to a politically-minded OneWebDay on September 22, 2008. It brought together a variety of renowned scholars, thinkers, and activists to provide their perspectives on political engagement on the Net. The forum happened to occur on the day after Barack Obama clinched the presidential nomination...
Keywords: politics, technology
|ISOC-NY - What price NYC wireless?|
The Internet Society (ISOC) is an open international body that promotes access to, and beneficial use of, internet technology. In Feb 2005 the New York City Council unanimously adopted Resolution No. 669 to provide low or no-cost broadband Internet access to affordable housing residents throughout the city. On December 21, 2005 the NYC Council passed Int. No. 625-A, establishing a permanent advisory committee regarding the use of municipal resources for universal access to broadband technologie...
Keywords: punkcast; nyc; isoc; isoc-ny; internet; broadband; public; politics; policy